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Farmer Plays Tune With Hands, 1933/10/11

Published 1933

Chicago: Exclusive sound pictures of Cecil H. Dill, of Traverse Coty, Michigan, an aspiring radio artist demonstrating his ability to render popular melodies by pressing his hands together. Dill modestly tells how he discovered his unusual talent. (partial newsreel)

Production Company Universal Studios
Audio/Visual sound, b&w


Reviewer: Genesclean - - July 27, 2015
Subject: Not Grover Dill
Jean Shepherd who is renown for Koffspeilen (head thumping) and Kazoo playing , Jews Harp playing would certainly approve of this great talent
Reviewer: exparrot - - May 20, 2005
Subject: This is simply brilliant.
I would like to point out for viewers aid that the man is playing "yankee doodle" as he doesn't explain this until after he has finished.